diacetic acid

[ dahy-uh-see-tik, -set-ik, dahy- ]
/ ˈdaɪ əˈsi tɪk, -ˈsɛt ɪk, ˌdaɪ- /

noun Chemistry.

Origin of diacetic acid

First recorded in 1880–85; di-1 + acetic acid
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Medicine definitions for diacetic acid

diacetic acid

[ dī′ə-sētĭk ]

n.

acetoacetic acid
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